John Bizon

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John Bizon
Member of the Michigan House of Representatives
from the 62nd district
Assumed office
January 1, 2015
Preceded by Kate Segal
Personal details
Born Detroit, Michigan
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Deborah
Children 4
Residence Battle Creek, Michigan
Alma mater Michigan State University (B.S.)
Wayne State University (M.D.)
Occupation Otolaryngologist and politician
Website gophouse.org/representatives/southwest/bizon/
Military service
Allegiance United States of America
Service/branch Air Force
Rank Lieutenant colonel
[1][2]

John Bizon is a Republican member of the Michigan, United States, House of Representatives, elected in 2014 and representing the 62nd District.[3]

Early life[edit]

Bizon was born in Detroit and raised in Allen Park, Michigan.[1] He earned a Bachelor of Science from Michigan State University and in 1977, a medical degree from Wayne State University School of Medicine.[1][2][4]

Military career[edit]

Bizon served in the United States Air Force, graduating from Flight Surgeon’s school and eventually obtaining the rank of lieutenant colonel.[1][2]

Professional career[edit]

Bizon served his first post-graduate year at the Detroit Medical Center.[1] He is an ear, nose, and throat-otolaryngologist, practising in Battle Creek, Michigan since his retirement from the military.[1][2][5]

Political career[edit]

Bizon was elected to represent Michigan's 62nd District in the Michigan House of Representatives in 2014, defeating Andy Helmboldt, following the departure of Kate Segal who was term limited.[3][5]

Electoral history[edit]

2014 General Election — Michigan's 62nd State House of Representatives District[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Republican John Bizon 11,875 51.16 +8.83
Democratic Andy Helmboldt 11,336 48.84 -8.83

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f "Home". Dr. John Bizon for State Representative. Retrieved 2016-07-06.
  2. ^ a b c d Michigan House Republicans. "John Bizon, District 62". Retrieved 2016-07-06.
  3. ^ a b c "2014 Official Michigan General Election Results". Michigan.gov. State of Michigan. Retrieved 6 July 2016.
  4. ^ "Prognosis E-News". prognosis.med.wayne.edu. Retrieved 2016-07-06.
  5. ^ a b Bowman, Jennifer (4 November 2014). "Bizon wins 62nd District race". Battle Creek Enquirer. Retrieved 2016-07-06.

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